Onur Y. Demiroz is a designer providing solutions of product/service/experience design. He studied and worked in Netherlands and Istanbul, TR. After early engineering years and all problem solving activity, his path changed into industrial design by studying form giving, semantics and user perception in I.T.U.
With a scholarship at TU Delft, international design practice followed by company collaborations and freelance projects. Aiming at innovative products while standing on the fine line between creativity and manufacture, his work embraces design strategy and product & brand identity, ecodesign & sustainability, material selection, light-weight structures and technology integration.
2013 – Design Lecturer/Teacher at Beykent University, Istanbul, TR
2012-2013 Design Lecturer at Dogus University, Istanbul, TR
2007- Freelance Designer, OYD
2011-2012 Design Intern at Zodiac Aerospace, Driessen Galleys Europe, NL
2009 – 2011 MSc. Integrated Product Design / Delft University of Technology / Graduation project: Optimization of the galley design
2004 – 2007 MSc. Industrial Product Design / Istanbul Technical University / Thesis: Product Character – A Semantic Analysis on Visual Evaluation of Automobile Design
1997 – 2002 BSc. Aeronautical Engineering / Istanbul Technical University
D. Lucas, 2013. Green Design Book Vol.2, Braun Publishing, p.12-14
Product Character – A Semantic Differential Analysis of Automobile Design Proceedings of 3rd European Workshop on Design & Semantics of Form & Movement (Desform), Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK, p.152-163 (2007)
Awards: TU Delft Industrial Design Engineering Faculty Scholarship